Neva Adeline McCarty-Yonts, 73 of Flatwoods passed from this earthly life while at the Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus and she is now in the presence of her Lord and Savior.
Neva was born in Ashland on July 30, 1941 to the late Woodrow Wilson and Dovie Blanton-McCarty. She was a member of the Wurtland Church of the Nazarene where she was an active member of the Ladies Ministry as well as the President of the Prime Timers. She worked for many years at the Cinderella Sewing Factory as a seamstress where she made sleeves; she also worked in the Meat Department of the Deli at Pennington’s Pic Pac in Flatwoods. Neva was a godly woman who was a dedicated and faithful Christian woman, her faith never faltered throughout her life. She loved her family unconditionally and held them close to her heart.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by one brother Marvin Kendall McCarty and two sisters Lovilla Schneider and Phyllis Bush.
Left behind to cherish her memory is a caring family including two daughters Sherry Tharp and her husband Tony of Argillite and Neva Moore and her husband Scott of Otway, Ohio; one son Paul Wells and his wife Kim of Cynthiana, Ky; three brothers Phillip McCarty and wife Charlotte of Cynthiana, Onley McCarty and wife Sandy of Rosenberg, TX and Wendell McCarty and wife Donna of Louisville; 11 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren as well and many friends and extended family all of whom will miss her.
Funeral Services were conducted at Carman Funeral Home in Flatwoods on Friday, March 20, 2015 with Scott Hill and Dewey McCarty officiating burial followed at the Bowling Cemetery in Cannonsburg, Ky.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.carmanfuneral.com
Ernest Edward Coffee, 87, of Lloyd, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, March 18, 2015, in Kingsbrook Lifecare Center in Ashland.
Mr. Coffee was born Jan. 27, 1928, in Wurtland, a son of the late Roy and Mary Edna Callihan Coffee.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Lena Ellen Byrd Coffee; a son, Danny Coffee; two sisters, Betty Brown and Helen Coffee; and three brothers, Paul Coffee, William Coffee and Adam Coffee.
He was a retired bus driver and supply house supervisor with the Greenup County School District.
He was a member of Plum Grove Baptist Church. He was an accomplished bass fiddle player and had a true love for bluegrass music and fox hunting.
He is survived by three sons, Charles Coffee of Greenup, Lloyd Harold (Ilona) Coffee of Tennessee and Larry (Gloria) Coffee of Salyersville; three daughters, Patricia Wireman of Wurtland, Diana (Chuck) McCabe of Wurtland and Amanda Coffee of Greenup; a brother, Glen Coffee of Greenup; a sister, Mary Lou Boyles and husband Clarence, who was a wonderful brother-in-law, of Greenup; 16 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren.
The funeral was conducted Saturday, March 21, 2015, at Reed Funeral Home in Greenup by Brother Harry Sanders.
Burial followed in Plum Grove-Collins Cemetery in Greenup.
Condolences may be sent to reedfuneralhome.us.
Charles Bradley “Brad” Cozad Jr., 24, of Ashland, KY passed away at his residence in on Sunday, March 15, 2015.
Mr. Cozad was born on March 22, 1990 in Incirlik, Turkey; a son of Alisa Hern Smith, of Catlettsburg, KY, and the late Charles Bradley Cozad, Sr.
Mr. Cozad was a full time Dad and attended Bible Baptist Church in Catlettsburg, KY. He had served with the West Virginia National Guard. He was a wonderful husband and father.
Mr. Cozad is survived by his wife: Amanda Jane McClelland Cozad; two sons: Jayden Cozad of New York, NY and Caleb McClelland of Ashland, KY; two brothers, Matthew Cozad and Nathaniel Smith, both of Catlettsburg, KY; two sisters: Denise Walker of Atlanta, GA, and Jessica Cozad of Reidsville, GA; a “second Dad,” and husband to Alisa, Darrel Smith.
The funeral was held on Thursday, March 19, 2015 at Bailey Family Funeral Home in Flatwoods, KY, with Bro. Dennis Miles officiating.
Burial followed at Rose Hill Burial Park in Ashland, KY.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the funeral home to help with final expenses. Condolences may be left online at baileyfamilyfuneralhome.com.
Daniel “Danny” Adams, 75, of Ashland, passed away Friday, March 13, 2015, in King’s Daughters Medical Center in Ashland.
He was born Sept. 4, 1939, at Blaine, a son of the late Ernest and Nancy Wicker Adams. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Charles Adams, and a sister, Phyllis Adams.
Survivors include brothers James (Sandy) Adams of Ashland and Paul (Kim) Adams of Catlettsburg; nephews Christopher Adams of Ashland, Darrell Adams of Franklin Furnace, Ohio, Brian Adams of Deering, Ohio, Jeffery Adams of Tennessee, Todd Adams of Worthington and Phillip Wessell of Ashland; and a niece, Terri Spangler of Ironton, Ohio.
A memorial service was conducted Saturday, March 21, 2015, at Family Life Worship Center, 209 N. Second St., Ironton. Burial was in Cooks-Adams Cemetery.
Young Funeral Home in Louisa is in charge of arrangements.